New note with a question mark in the title silently fails

Steps to reproduce

  1. Ctrl-O
  2. Type “How are you?” into the text entry box.
  3. Return.

Expected result

A new note is created with as close a title as the file system allows, or a helpful error message is displayed.

Actual result

Silent failure - no note is created, Open dialog is closed.


  • Operating system: Windows 10 Home
  • Obsidian version: 0.6.4
  • Using custom CSS: No

Additional information

Great product, hope this is helpful!

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I imagine this is the same bug as this:

According to @WhiteNoise this’ll be fixed in 0.6.5.

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yes, it should be fixed